Underground Mines

  • Settlement of the ground surface
  • Measurement of in situ stress + stress changes
  • Deformation around the mine opening
  • Load in support systems
  • Displacement across cracks and joints
  • Groundwater pressures

Open Pit Mines

  • Deformation around the excavation
  • Stability of pit walls and benches
  • Excavation floor heave
  • Groundwater pressures + efficacy of dewatering systems

Tailings Dams

  • Pore pressures
  • Subsurface lateral deformation
  • Settlement
  • Seepage


40th Anniversary company photo.
GEOKON 40th Anniversary logo

GEOKON, founded in 1979, is celebrating 40 years of business! GEOKON is recognized world leader in the manufacture of geotechnical and structural instrumentation. Our sensors provide excellent long-term stability and proven reliability for protracted measurements in adverse environments. GEOKON has been awarded ISO 9001:2015 registration from both ANSI•ANAB, USA and UKAS of Great Britain.

GEOKON products are supported by an experienced team of factory-trained associates ready to assist with instrument design, selection and installation. We are committed to providing exceptional customer service to meet the needs of our clients.